Fred Obonyo

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An elder Rendille woman. It's always a tough choice to render these portraits in black and white when they have such rich colour but I'm reminded of a quote by a photographer (Canadian journalist Ted Grant?) that said if you photograph a portrait in colour you show us their clothes, if you make a photograph in black and white you show us their soul. And what soul these women have! #kenya #africa #rendille #nomad #travel #adventure #instagood #portraits

Frog Riding on a Beetle's Back is Reminiscent of a Wild West Scene

Using macro photography, Hendy Mp captured a bizarre nature scene unlike any we've observed before. His colorful images feature a tree frog hitching a ride to the back of a giant horned wood-boring beetle. The adventurous frog, looking like a cowboy at a rodeo, managed to stay on top of the insect …


Why will nobody move to Pitcairn, the Pacific island with free land?

Only one person has responded to an appeal for islanders on the British colony settled by the HMS Bounty mutineers<p>Land is free and plentiful, the weather is good and there would be little chance of confrontation with the neighbours.<p>Yet almost nobody wants to wants to move to Pitcairn, the tiny …

Gorgeous Costumes and Headpieces From Carnival 2015

I don't know about <i>your</i> neck of the woods, but outside my apartment it's freezing cold and everything is covered in snow, meaning that there's no time like the present to get some virtual warm weather by way of the amazing costumes at Carnival.<p>Revelers in spots like Trinidad and Rio de Janeiro, …

Scrabble goes off the table with its first ever high-tech version

Scrabble is going off the table again with a handheld variation of the board game designed for group play.<p>Hasbro is putting a high-tech gadget spin …

Portraits of C-Section Babies In Their First Seconds of Life Outside the Womb

<i>Warning: This project contains graphic photographs of childbirth that may be disturbing to some viewers.</i><p>After photographer Christian Berthelot‘s son …


Incredibly Detailed Dioramas Fantastically Look Like Real Life

Japanese hobbyist Satoshi Arakis creates painstakingly-detailed dioramas at an incredible 1/32 and 1/35 scale. And, what's even more impressive is that he does all of this work at night, after he's done with his day job. Arakis constructs and paints objects that fit in the palm of your hand, and he …


Interview with Photographer Martin Schoeller

Martin Schoeller is a highly successful German portrait photographer who just finished a show called <i>Portraits</i> at the prestigious Hasted Kraeutler Art …

Annie Leibovitz

29 Seriously Cool Snow Sculptures That Will Make You Want Another Storm

~Blizzard wizards.~

This Artist Uses Banana Peels To Create Eye-Catching Art

It's pretty un-peel-lievable.


Emotions a Nu - Photographs and text by Joana Choumali | LensCulture

<i>Being naked<br>this is nothing to hide</i><p><i>Words are not even needed<br>Because the body speaks for itself.</i><p>—Victor Lévy Beaulieu<p>“Emotions à nu” is a series of female portraits, each without a face.<br>These photos are an attempt to convey the “naked truth”: human, beautifully unadorned, without makeup. Women are …


Artist Amusingly Adds Strange Details to Old Photos

Artist Colin Batty puts an amusingly strange spin on photographs of the past. Taking cabinet cards from the early 1900s, he uses acrylic paint and crafts entirely new and surprising scenes directly on the image. His additions are often hilarious but also creepy, and he does a fantastic job of …


How to Hide Anything on Your iPhone

Jae C. Hong—AP<p>Michael Nelson—EPA<p>Robyn Beck—AFP/Getty Images<p>Rick Wilking—Reuters<p>Yang Lei—Xinhua Press/Corbis<p>Britta Pedersen—dpa/Corbis<p>Britta …


17 Adorable Animals Who've Mastered the Art of Stretching

Warning: These photos may make you want to nap. Take a deep breath…now stretch! Today let's take a look at animals who've mastered the art of stretching. Whether they're just taking a nice pause in their day or reaching for that piece of food in the tree, these animals look absolutely adorable with …


Stunning Portral Street Art Illusions by 1010

Since 2009, German street artist 1010 has been creating these mysterious, portal-like street art illusions on walls around the world. While at first glance it looks like he's layering colored paper, upon closer inspection you realize that you're actually looking at paint on a wall. It's a different …